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KLA-Koury Lopes Advogados

AV. BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA 1355, 18º ANDAR, CEP 01452-002 SÃO PAULO, SP, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 11 3799 0000
Fax:
Fax +55 11 3799 8200
Web:
www.klalaw.com.br
Brasilia, Sao Paulo

Eloy Rizzo

Tel:
Work +55 11 3799 8158
Email:
KLA-Koury Lopes Advogados

Work Department

Anti-corruption, Compliance & Investigation; Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Position

Partner

Career

KLA, 2002-to date

Languages

English

Member

Bar Admission: Brazil (São Paulo, 2006).

Education

Faculdade de Direito da Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, LLB, 2005
Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, Specialist in Civil Procedure, 2007
University of London, King´s College, LLM/MSC, 2009


Brazil

Corporate and M&A (including ‘compliance’)

Within: Next generation lawyers

Eloy Rizzo - KLA-Koury Lopes Advogados

Within: Corporate and M&A (including ‘compliance’)

KLA-Koury Lopes Advogados was among the first firms to establish a compliance and anti-corruption practice; Isabel Francois extremely well versed in the FCPA, and has helped to tailor FCPA compliance programs for companies operating in Brazil’. She and Eloy Rizzo are noted for their ‘spectacular English skills, deep familiarity with US culture and rigorous standards’. In M&A, the team remains busy and is a popular choice for clients in the TMT, pulp and paper, and life sciences sectors. Melissa Kanô acted for Bamboo Capital Partners on its acquisition of Compara Online, a Chilean company with two Brazilian subsidiaries. Karin Alvo’s expertise includes venture capital matters, and Tania Liberman is also recommended. Miriam Machado left to join Felsberg Advogados in 2018.

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